Next FAMILY Film Festival – Thursday September 10th

The FEEDBACK Monthly Film Festival coming to Chicago.. Our Chicago home is Logan Theatre, located in the heart of downtown Chicago 2646 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60647. The event runs from 7pm to 9:10pm. Showcasing the best of short films from around the world, while maintaining our audience feedback format moderated by Matthew Toffolo.

Tickets are FREE or PAY WHAT YOU LIKE. Reserve your tickets online.

If you like to obtain seats in advance and pick them up on the day of the event (come for FREE, or make a donation), please email us at chicago@lafeedbackfilmfestival.com  and we’ll reserve seats for you.

OLE, BENNI AND THE REST OF THE UNIVERSE, 23min., Germany, Drama/Family

Directed by Anna Ludwig

That his friend Benni has the Down syndrome, Ole (11) has never disturbed so far. But now – on the threshold of childhood to youth – their friendship is changing. Ole is in love for the first time and suddenly it’s no longer easy to stand by his friend …

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8 3/4, 10min., USA, Drama/Family

Directed by Shawn M. Cheatam

Armed with a formidable knowledge of Italian cinema, an unusual eight-year-old boy helps his grandfather recover from a catastrophic loss.

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MORGEN, 10min, USA, Documentary/Family

Directed by Samantha Farrell

A documentary short in which director Samantha Farrell explores her family’s past and present, reflecting on her older sister, Morgen’s, struggle with mental illness.

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LAST LOOKS, 6min, USA, Drama

Directed by Renee J. Vaca

Based on a true story…
When a death occurs suddenly and the family doesn’t respect the deceased final wishes, a friend takes measures into her own hands. The situation is dealt with by showing a whole new meaning to the term friendship, loss, and defiance.

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THE QUIET SHORE, 28min., USA, Drama

Directed by Alex Ramirez

An ALS-diagnosed artist and her husband contend with growing marital problems and diminishing time together over a weekend clinical visit.

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IN YOUR ARMS TONIGHT, 24min., USA, Drama

Directed by Jonathan Gonzales

A young maid contemplates her future after having an affair with her rich employer, who is struggling to reconnect with his wife after she was sexually assaulted over a year ago.

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RIVENSE, 34min., USA, Documentary

Directed by Alex Spilger & Amelia Spilger

Rivense is the story of Régulo, an innovative Costa Rican coffee farmer. Spanning over a decade, the film documents his quest to perfect his craft, while transforming his family’s business and creating new opportunity for his region.

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